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The husband and wife team at Sylvester Eye Care & Aesthetics has the experience and care you can trust. Call to make an appointment with us and protect your vision!

Get personalized treatment from our experienced, board-certified ophthalmologists. Whether you need advanced surgical eye care, cosmetic treatments, or just a routine eye exam, we are the perfect choice!


Meet Carl Sylvester, MD

Dr Carl

Carl L. Sylvester M.D. is a comprehensive ophthalmologist with offices in both North and South Oklahoma City. Specializing in cataract surgery and laser vision correction, Dr. Sylvester is also the Medical Director and Head Refractive Surgeon at LasikPlus Vision Center in Oklahoma City. A native of Tulsa, he is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist and one of only a few fellowship-trained Refractive Surgeons in the state.

As a National Merit Scholar, Dr. Sylvester earned his medical degree at the University Of Oklahoma College of Medicine where he graduated with Honors. He then completed his internship at Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh, his residency at CaseWestern Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, and a fellowship in Cornea and Refractive Surgery at the internationally renowned Sinskey Eye Institute in Santa Monica, California. Upon completion of his fellowship, he served as the Assistant Director of the Cataract and Refractive Surgery Department at the Sinskey Eye Institute until he returned home to Oklahoma in 2003.

Dr. Sylvester is a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology and a fellow in the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He is a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, the American Medical Association and the Oklahoma State Medical Association.

Dr. Sylvester provides complete medical and surgical eye care including cataract surgery, laser vision correction, eyelid surgery, glaucoma treatment, diabetic eye care, and management of both macular degeneration and dry eyes. He offers state-of-the-art technology, including 100% bladeless LASIK and advanced cataract surgery using the latest intra-ocular lens implants for the correction of both astigmatism and near vision, giving his patients their best chance at visual freedom. With his advanced training and years of experience, Dr. Sylvester is committed to patient success and satisfaction.


Learn More About Deena Sylvester, MD

Dr Deena

Deena A. Sylvester, MD was born and raised in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and attended the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine graduating in the top of her class. She completed her internship at Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania and performed her residency training in Ophthalmology at Akron City Hospital/Summa Health System in Akron, Ohio where she was appointed Chief Resident. She went on to complete a fellowship in Anterior Segment Surgery at The Sinskey Eye Institute in Santa Monica, California.

Dr. Sylvester has built a reputation as an innovative and talented clinician and surgeon. She has conducted advanced research in the antibiotic treatment of corneal and intraocular infection. She has also been involved in studies with the latest technology in cataract surgery and in evaluation of the efficacy of eyelid surgery in the treatment of chronic tearing. Her research has been presented at numerous medical symposia including the American Academy of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the Cleveland Clinic Foundation and has been accepted for publication in various medical journals. She is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, and the American Medical Association.

Dr. Sylvester’s practice encompasses comprehensive ophthalmology and ophthalmic surgery including state-of-the art cataract surgery and eyelid surgery. She also has more than 15 years of experience with dermal fillers as well as cosmetic & therapeutic Botox treatments.

Dr. Sylvester is a dedicated clinician and surgeon who is devoted to her patients and committed to their eye care. 


Learn More About Salwa Khan, OD

Salwa


Salwa Khan, OD is an Optometric Physician and is licensed by the Texas and Oklahoma Optometry boards. She is from Texas but recently moved with her family to Oklahoma. Salwa Khan received her undergraduate degree in Health and Human Nutrition at University of Houston and then obtained her Optometry degree at the University of Houston College of Optometry as well. Her internships during Optometry school included rotations in the Houston area with ocular disease and management of LASIK and cataract surgery clinics in addition to specialty clinics in Tahlequah, Oklahoma with Northeastern State University, College of Optometry.

After completion of Optometry school, she did her residency at Michael E. DeBakey VA and was trained in ocular disease, traumatic brain injury, low vision rehabilitation, and in fitting specialty contact lenses. Dr. Khan is comfortable in managing a wide variety of ocular diseases ranging from cornea and refractive to retina and glaucoma. She is committed to providing the best eye care to her patients.

In her free time, she loves spending time with her family, painting, photography and listening to audiobooks.


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Hours of Operation

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North OKC Location

Monday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

South OKC Location

Monday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed


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